Does anyone else have really goofy birds?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by FrenchHen, Sep 2, 2009.

  1. FrenchHen

    FrenchHen Chicken Ambassador

    Jan 26, 2009
    Bagshot Row
    Mine have eschewed their perfectly good nextboxes, four of them, to lay IN THEIR FEEDER.

    We have redneck chicken feeders (kitty litter boxes with flower pot trays), but sheesh. [​IMG]
  2. Break an Egg

    Break an Egg Songster

    Mar 17, 2008
    San Antonio
    My EE likes to get onto a garage shelf and pretend she's a stuffed chicken.
  3. KDbeads

    KDbeads Songster

    Aug 20, 2009
    East Central VA
    We had a rooster, banty, when I was growing up that would perch up on a fence post, start crowing, fall asleep for a second right as he was really hitting the high point, his head would drop over a bit and then all of a sudden he'd jerk his head back up and look around funny before jumping back down. [​IMG]
    He never did get a full crow out for the 6 years we had him.
  4. FrenchHen

    FrenchHen Chicken Ambassador

    Jan 26, 2009
    Bagshot Row
    OOo, Captain Narcolepsy!
  5. StupidBird

    StupidBird Songster

    Apr 8, 2009
    I though all chickens were goofy. I mean, really, they're chickens! Inherently goofy, right?
  6. Jenski

    Jenski Songster

    Jun 17, 2008
    Middle Tennessee
    Quote:Come on now . . .


    Let's see 'em! [​IMG]
  7. Chicken Girl

    Chicken Girl Songster

    Dec 31, 2008
    mine started laying in the beding bag! lol I be all like no eggs today! [​IMG] and then there all of them were in the bag! lol

    Chicken Girl
  8. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

    Oct 2, 2008
    Does trying to hatch a softball count?

  9. Serrin

    Serrin Songster

    I got y'all beat! Several of our girls have decided, periodically, that the area under the table saw is a good place to hide eggs. Nice fresh powdery sawdust, hidden from view for the most part, private and cozy. What could be better??

    And yeah, I got PROOF!! [​IMG]

    More proof... Ya think maybe this is a popular place?

    Hey! It looks like a nest box to them I guess! [​IMG] Oh, and in case anybody is trying to count beaks in that last pic..there are three girls inside and one more waiting for her turn outside!

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